I Am a T-Rex

by Nick Pan

Dress your child as a T-Rex and have a great time recreating the Jurassic period!

Skill Level: Advanced

Suitable For: 5 - 6 years old

Estimated Time: > 30 mins

Environment: Indoors

I Am a T-Rex

Learning Framework

  • Physical - Throw and roll, catch

  • Intellectual - Time and events, observing, classifying, asking questions

  • Emotional - Self-directed learner, perseverance, inventiveness, comfortable and happy with themselves

  • Social - Be willing to share and take turns with others


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Step 1

Colour the bottom of a paper plate and and fold it in half.

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Step 3

Punch 2 holes in one plate and tie a ribbon through the holes. This will be the T-Rex head.

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Step 5

Draw the feet and nails of the T-Rex on the coloured paper.

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Step 7

Put on the suit and play dinosaur!

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  • Stockings

  • Paper Plates

  • Crayons

  • Ribbon

  • Stapler

  • Hole Puncher

  • Scissors

  • Glue

  • Marker Pen

  • Coloured Paper

Step 2

Repeat Step 1 to create 4 coloured, folded plates.

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Step 4

Staple the remaining 3 plates one end of the first plate to create the T-Rex body.

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Step 6

Cut out the feet and nails and glue them together.


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